Yoga for Childbirth Preparation: Part II

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Yoga for Childbirth Preparation: Part II

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Thursday to Sunday, March 12-15, 2020, 10am-5:30pm
$650 Ala Carte, Yoga Six Teachers $552

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All participants for this training must have completed "Yoga for Fertility and Pregnancy". This four-day training will primarily focus on how yoga can help women and couples prepare for the childbirth process.

Course Highlights:

  • Yoga to prepare women for childbirth and motherhood

  • Birth visions and birth stories

  • Methods for working with private clients and couples

  • Honing your language and thematic teaching skills

  • Building partnerships with doulas and midwives

  • Mantra, pranayama and vocalizing tools for labor

  • Prana Vayus and Gunas: The subtle body and mind in labor

  • Prenatal yoga practicum clinic

Guest Faculty Presenters: Certified Nurse Midwives from North Shore Associates in OB/GYN at Evanston Hospital leads an interactive discussion on the midwifery model of prenatal care. Shawna Mertens, co-founder and Doula from Third Coast Birth provides information on the role of a doula in pregnancy, labor and postpartum and hands-on partner coping tools.

Required reading (for full program participants): Ina May's Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin and Yoga Mama Yoga Baby by Margo Shapiro Bachman (birth chapter only).